DO NOT EAT - Silica gel warning Tip of the Day

"DO NOT EAT." That's the warning on the desiccant packets that come in the box with your new shoes, purse, electronics, coffee, and vitamins. The packets contain silica gel, a non-toxic substance that absorbs moisture, preventing mold growth. It won't hurt your child if he swallows some.

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